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History 370: Reconstruction and Violence in America

Why Zotero?

Detailed Zotero guide created at St. Olaf

Zotero is an easy-to-use tool that can help you stay organized when you research. How does it work?

  1. Save sources to Zotero using a web browser connector.
  2. Take notes right in Zotero.
  3. Organize sources and/or share them in a group library.
  4. Add citations automatically to your paper using Google Docs or Microsoft Word.
  5. Generate a bibliography based on the sources you used--in seconds!

An example Zotero library:

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